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Wednesday, April 13, 2016

UK 2016
Definitive Stamp



COUNTRY: UK
ISSUE DATE: 22 March 2016
THEME: Definitive
STAMP SIZE: 20 x 24 mm
 STAMP DESIGN: Jeffery Matthews





Printed in gravure, the new value Definitive features Gooseberry Green from the Jubilee Colour Palette. It was designed by Jeffery Matthews MBE, FCSD, FRSA, from the classic bas-relief portrait by Arnold Machin OBE, RA, which made its first appearance on a Definitive stamp in 1967.




The elegantly designed Presentation Pack displays the single new value Definitive for 2016 within its cover. It also offers a variety of authoritative facts inside, courtesy of Douglas Muir, renowned Definitives expert and Curator of The Postal Museum.







Stamp images thanks to Royal Mail
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